NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- RATINGS CHANGES
Bob Evans (BOBE) was downgraded at Keybanc to underweight from hold. Twelve-month price target is $45. Company is seeing lower traffic and has high financial leverage, Keybanc said.
DISH Network (DISH) was downgraded at Wunderlich to sell from hold. Valuation call, based on a 12-month price target of $67, Wunderlich said.
Eclipse Resources (ECR) was downgraded at Morgan Stanley to equal-weight. Twelve-month price target is $12. Company is leveraged to lower oil prices, Morgan Stanley said.
Halliburton (HAL) was initiated with an outperform rating at Oppenheimer. Stock has dropped 40%, but the risk/reward is attractive at current levels, Oppenheimer said. Twelve-month price target is $71.
El Pollo Loco (LOCO) was upgraded at Morgan Stanley to equal-weight. Valuation call, based on a 12-month price target of $25, Morgan Stanley said.
Nielsen (NLSN) was upgraded at Needham to buy from hold. Twelve-month price target is $50. Valuation call, ahead of the analyst day next week, Needham said.
Paycom (PAYC) was downgraded at Barclays to equal weight from overweight. Growth story remains, but valuation gap with peers has closed, Barclays said.
Schlumberger (SLB) was initiated with an outperform rating at Oppenheimer. Twelve-month price target is $114. Company is a market leader and the recent pullback has created a buying opportunity, Oppenheimer said.
Taser (TASR) was downgraded at J.P. Morgan to neutral from overweight. Valuation call, as the stock is up 94% since the beginning of August, J.P. Morgan said. Twelve-month price target is $20.
Treehouse (THS) was upgraded at BMO Capital to outperform. Twelve-month price target is $95. Pullback has created an attractive entry point, BMO Capital said.
TJX Companies (TJX) was upgraded to buy from neutral and added to the Conviction List at Goldman Sachs. Stock offers upside to consensus as soft third quarter proves fleeting, international expansion potential is underappreciated and there is an attractive unlevered FCF yield, Goldman said.
Texas Roadhouse (TXRH) was downgraded at RBC Capital to sector perform from outperform. Valuation call, based on a 12-month price target of $33, RBC Capital said.
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